No Charges Filed in Deadly Crash
POSTED: Friday, November 4, 2011 - 8:20am
UPDATED: Saturday, November 5, 2011 - 8:53am
Police have not filed charges in a deadly accident in far Northeast El Paso yesterday.
The wreck happened on U.S. 54 and Stan Roberts near the New Mexico state line. Police said 34-year-old Imelda Diaz, of El Paso, died when a U.S. Army truck crashed into her passenger van.
Police tell Newschannel 9 Diaz was a prison guard driving the van headed to the Otero County Prison with 6 prisoners onboard.
Diaz and the passengers were rushed to area hospitals. The passengers had minor injuries.
El Paso Police said the van had the right of way when the military truck collided with it. There were four soldiers in the truck. They weren't hurt.